Historic City Tour and Live Narrated Harbor Cruise

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From 40.00
Duration 3 - Hours




Tour of Historic Charleston PLUS a Narrated Tour of Charleston Harbor


  • Charleston's Historic Homes
  • The Battery Sea Wall
  • Historic Churches
  • Old Market Area
  • The Four Corners of Law
  • Rainbow Row
  • Fort Sumter
  • Aircraft Carrier Yorktown
  • America's longest cable-stayed bridge
  • Charleston's Harbor of History


  • 90 minute guided tour of historic Charleston
  • 90 minute boat tour of Charleston Harbor narrated by licensed tour guides.
  • Times listed denote City Tour portion only. Please allow extra time for combination tours.


  • Please note the City of Charleston does not allow Hop on Hop off services

Please Note

  • Please confirm date and times before submitting reservation.
  • Please note that booking times are exact and not an arrival window
  • Booking can not be changed once reservation is made
This tour combines our 90 minute Historic Charleston City Tour with Fully narrated boat tour of Charleston's beautiful harbor. The harbor tour last 90 minutes and may be taken in conjunction with the city tour on the same day, or you may split them up and take them on separate days. If you decide to take your boat tour directly after your bus tour you should make reservations on the 10:30am or 11:00am city tour to coordinate with the 1:00pm boat tour schedule. For a 2:45 Harbor Tour departure, please select the 1:00pm City tour. Gray Line of Charleston will take you to the boat dock and pick you up after your boat tour to provide transportation back to the Visitor’s Center. .
  • Harbor Tours are available March thru November.
  • All Gray Line City Tours depart from the Charleston Visitors Center located at 375 Meeting Street. Tours depart every 30 minutes (on the hour and half hour) beginning at 9:30am, with the final departure of the day at 2:30pm/3:00pm.

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Apr 21 2018
Tour guides were great and price reasonable
Apr 17 2018
Informative about past history and current city attributes.
Apr 07 2018
Great very easy to get tickets online great price for the tour
Mar 29 2018
Outstanding narrator. Very knowledgeable.


Take a journey through Charleston’s 300 years of living history with our licensed tour guides. Experience the Old Market area and the historic homes and churches where generations of Charlestonians worked, lived and worshiped. Step out of the air-conditioned minibus onto the famous Battery Seawall. See and hear about Fort Sumter, the Harbor of History and the Aircraft Carrier Yorktown at Patriots Point. PLUS Enjoy a boat tour of Charleston harbor narrated by licensed tour guides.

This tour combines our 90 minute Historic City Tour with a 90 minute narrated, non-stop Harbor Tour. the harbor tour may be taken in conjunction with the city tour or you may choose to split them up and take them on separate days.

Gray Line City Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9:30am until 3:00pm from the Charleston Visitors Center located at 375 Meeting Street.

* Boat Vouchers: Gray Line guest will receive vouchers for Harbor Tour upon check-in with the Gray Line dispatcher.


Redemption Instructions

ours Start Location:
All tours start at 375 Meeting Street (The Bus Shed - between John & Ann Streets), Charleston SC 29403. You may check in directly with your Gray Line Representative at the bus. If you have trouble finding us, please call 843-722-4444.
Important Notice:
• Please make sure to arrive 20 minutes prior to tour start time. You will not be entitled to a refund or rescheduling if you are late and miss the tour.
• Food and beverages are not allowed on buses
• There is parking available for $2 per hour.
Tour Policies:
• Non-refundable cannot be rescheduled – once purchased. (tickets cannot be refunded & cannot be rescheduled because your space is being guaranteed at the event.
• Tours take place rain or shine. The tour runs regardless of weather conditions. In the rare situation where the seller is forced to cancel the tour, ticket-holders will be allowed to reschedule to another time (subject to availability).
For questions regarding tours:
• Contact the Gray Line of Charleston office at 843-722-4444 or email us at

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